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2014-05-05 08:29:05

WALTHAM, Mass., May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of its ongoing review and enhancement of its corporate governance policies, Alere Inc. (NYSE: ALR), a global leader in empowering individuals to take greater control of their health at home by connecting innovative diagnostics in the hands of patients to their healthcare providers, announces today that it has separated the roles of Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer. The Board of Directors unanimously elected Gregg J....

2014-04-28 16:24:28

MINNETONKA, Minn., April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Black Ridge Oil & Gas, Inc. (the "Company") (OTCQB: ANFC) announced today that Ken DeCubellis, Chief Executive Officer, is scheduled to present at the following upcoming event: Undiscovered Equities Spring Conference 2014April 30, 2014 at 10:00 am EDT Wyndham HotelBoca Raton, FL About the Company Black Ridge Oil & Gas, Inc. is an oil and gas exploration and production company based in Minnetonka, Minnesota. Black Ridge's...

2014-04-13 23:00:39

The New York Times Publishes Equilar 100 CEO Pay Study of the Largest U.S. Public Companies Redwood City, CA (PRWEB) April 13, 2014 Equilar, the leader in executive compensation benchmarking and governance research, today announced the publication of the Equilar 100 CEO Pay Study in The New York Times. This study examines CEO pay at the 100 largest U.S. companies and is the first of two annual CEO studies that Equilar creates for The New York Times based on proxy filings from thousands of...

2014-04-03 08:28:03

SAN FRANCISCO, April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- July Systems, a global technology leader providing mobile platforms and solutions has selected BJ Arun as the Chief Executive Officer. In his new role, Arun will help July Systems build upon its early successes in the rapidly growing mobile applications market. In addition, Arun will look to extend his track record of scaling businesses profitably to market leadership positions. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140403/AQ96869-a "The...

2014-04-01 12:26:11

ANNAPOLIS, Md., April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Capital Energy & Infrastructure announced today that it has appointed Robert "Bo" Wholey as Managing Director responsible for sourcing, underwriting and managing energy and infrastructure investments in North America. "We are pleased to announce that Bo has joined the investment team at American Capital Energy & Infrastructure," said Paul Hanrahan, Chief Executive Officer of American Capital Energy & Infrastructure....

2014-03-31 00:20:16

MUMBAI, March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The merger of Sterlite Industries (India) Limited and Sesa Goa Limited, and the Group consolidation was completed in August 2013, creating Sesa Sterlite Limited ("Sesa Sterlite"), India's premier and one of the world's largest diversified natural resources companies. Sesa Sterlite is pleased to announce the reconstitution of its Board as follows. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140117/663814 ) Mr. Tom Albanese...

2014-03-26 12:24:41

Are Boards Taking the Right Steps to Find the Next CEO? NEW YORK and STANFORD, Calif., March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The CEO's departure is, sooner or later, inevitable - but are companies prepared for it? With CEOs turning over at a rate of 10-15% per year - from jumping to another firm to resigning due to poor health or poor performance, or just retiring - companies would be expected to be well-prepared for CEO succession. But governance experts from Stanford and The Miles Group...

2014-03-25 08:23:54

DENVER, March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Double Eagle Petroleum Co. (the "Company") (NASDAQ: DBLE) announced today that Charles F. Chambers has been appointed Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, effective as of April 1, 2014, succeeding Richard D. Dole who will become Vice Chairman of the Board. As part of the transition the Company is changing its name to Escalera Resources Co. The Company also announced a private placement of its common stock for $4,825,000, the net proceeds of...

2014-03-17 12:27:23

Union Creates Global Leader In Targeted Oncolytic Immunotherapy BUSAN, South Korea and SAN FRANCISCO, March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SillaJen, Inc., a privately-held biotherapeutics company focused on the development of targeted oncolytic immunotherapy products for cancer, announced today that it had completed the acquisition of San Francisco-based Jennerex, Inc. Privately-held Jennerex is a clinical-stage, biotherapeutics company recognized as a global leader in the development of...

2014-03-13 08:26:09

Acquisition Expected to Expand Mobivity's Deployment to More than 17,000 Locations PHOENIX, March 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mobivity Holdings Corp. (OTCQB: MFON), an award-winning provider of proprietary and patented mobile marketing technologies and solutions, today announced that it has completed its acquisition of the assets and operations of SmartReceipt, Inc., a marketing solutions company whose software products transform traditional retail transaction receipts for Subway,...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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